Proceedings of the Iola Village Board of Trustees, Monday September 11, 2017, 6:00 p.m.

 

President Edler called the regular monthly meeting of the Iola Village Board of Trustees to order at 6:00 p.m. at the community center. President Edler made the open meeting statement that this meeting and all other meetings of this Board are open to the public. Proper notice has been posted and given to the press in accordance with Wisconsin Statutes so the citizenry may be made aware of the time, place and agenda of this meeting. Board members present; President Edler, Trustees Briquelet, Parks, Fenn, Murphy, Rasmussen and Harper. Others present; clerk Johnson, Attorney Meagher, Lyle Mork, Officer Field and Ben Rogers. President Edler led the Board in the pledge of allegiance.

Moved by David Harper, seconded by Terry Murphy, to approve minutes of the last regular meeting of August 14 as written, motion carried.

Moved by Terry Murphy, seconded by Jim Rasmussen, for the Board to accept the monthly police statistical report as prepared by Chief Prahl, motion carried.

Moved by David Harper, seconded by Terry Murphy, for the board to set ''trick or treat" hours for Sunday, October 29 from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m., motion carried.

Moved by Terry Murphy, seconded by Kathy Briquelet, for the board to approve application for operators license by Lyric Shanks (Northern Lights Bar & Grill), pending police check, motion carried.

Moved by David Harper, seconded by Kathy Briquelet, to tentatively set date of public hearing to consider adoption of2018 Village oflola budget for Monday, October 9, 2017 at 6:15 p.m. at the community center during the next regular meeting, motion carried. Notice of this is to be published in the official publication.

The monthly bills were presented to the finance committee for approval.The finance committee examined the bills and recommended that they be allowed. Moved by David Harper,secondedbyJimRasmussen,thattherecommendationofthefinancecommittee beadopted andanorderdrawnonthetreasuryforthevariousamounts,motioncarried.

Moved by David Harper, seconded by Jim Rasmussen, for the Board to schedule a jointmeetingofthefinanceandpersonnelcommitteestobeheldonSeptember 26at5:00

p.m. at the community center to discuss the preliminary 2018 village budget.

PresidentEdlerreadanoteofthanksfromHerbTrinrudforthepartyandthewatch. TrusteeRasmussenreportedthatthelibraryexpansionprojectismovingforwardanda Spring construction start-up is apossibility.

Motion to adjourn by Jim Rasmussen, seconded by David Harper, motion carried, meeting adjourned.

Dan Johnson, Village Clerk

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